#FundingFriday: 5 Government Grants Posted this Week (May 31 – June 3)

Following the Memorial Day weekend, federal agencies have posted a variety of new funding opportunities. Here’s 5 different federal grants posted this week:

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1. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) – ROSES 2016: Atmospheric Composition: Upper Atmospheric Composition Observation

This Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) opportunity solicits basic and applied research in support of NASA’s Science Mission Directorate (SMD). NASA’s research for furthering our understanding of atmospheric composition is geared to providing an improved prognostic capability.

Research within the atmospheric composition focus area examines a variety of science questions, such as: How is atmospheric composition changing? and How will future changes in atmospheric composition affect ozone, climate, and global air quality?

2. Department of State (DOS) – Northern Ireland Assembly: Current U.S. Political Economic and Social Issues
The Embassy of the United States in London invites eligible organizations to submit proposals to develop and implement an eleven day group exchange program to the United States for up to 10 program participants representing frontline politicians, communications directors, special advisors, and journalists from Northern Ireland.

3. Department of Education (ED) – American History and Civics Academies Program
This funding opportunity from the Office of Innovation and Improvement (OII) is for the American History and Civics Academies Program, which supports the establishment of:

(1) Presidential Academies for the Teaching of American History and Civics that offer workshops for both veteran and new teachers to strengthen their knowledge of American history and civics.

(2) Congressional Academies for Students of American History and Civics that provide high school students with opportunities to develop a broader and deeper understanding of these subjects.

4. Department of Justice (DOJ) – National Resource Centers for Victim Research, Evaluation, and Reaching Underserved Victims
This Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) funding opportunity will work to promote practices and strategies that improve our nation’s responses to underserved victim populations. The Center’s main goal will be to ensure that survivors, providers, government leaders, and other members of the field have access to up-to-date information on best practices, policies, research, and victim resources.

Providing a wide range of free, comprehensive, and individualized training and technical assistance on trauma-informed, culturally competent services for underserved victim populations will be a secondary goal of the center.

5. Department of the Interior (DOI) – Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit (CESU), Rocky Mountain
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is offering a funding opportunity to a CESU partner for research on communicating the impact of the Ecosystems Mission Area science done by the USGS. Ecosystems scientists conduct research and monitoring on freshwater, terrestrial, and marine ecosystems and the fish and wildlife within them.

For a complete list of all the latest government grants, go to the Search Grants tab of Grants.gov.

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